Ta-da!! Kids can bind the books they make with a hole punch, rubber band, and paper clip -- way more fun than stapling!
I loved doing this when I was learning how to read and write! Have the child say the individual letters as they trace them in the salt/cornmeal, and you're addressing all three learning styles: visual, auditory, and kinesthetic.
Good parent visual for parent/teacher conferences -- and for the kids! @Katrina and @Sara Marie, we were talking about this weren't we?
Good parent visual for parent/teacher conferences -- and for the kids!
The Letter Box: cut out letters from food boxes before recycling them. WORD WORK...this could be a weekend project for the kids!
biography project - Google Search
Secret CVC words where kids figure out the initial sounds of each picture to figure out the secret word - great reading practice and beginning sounds practice at the same time!
The ABCs of Early Literacy. 26 fun-filled ways to teach reading and writing.
Back to School Printables - The Kindergarten Connection